One Month In

This week’s guest blog is written by Samantha Payne, the new Events Administrator. Here she reflects on her first month at Pivotal: “I have been with the Pivotal team for over a month now as an Events Administrator and how quickly time has flown! In January I followed my gut feeling and decided my time …
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Announcement from CPI International

Ellie Dix, Managing Director of Pivotal Education, is leaving the business on March 31st, 2019. It is with regret that CPI announces that Ellie Dix, Managing Director of Pivotal Education, has decided to leave CPI to pursue new opportunities. Ellie has been a highly valued, senior member of the CPI International team since the acquisition …
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New Year, New Office Staff!

In the last two months, we have welcomed three new people to our growing Pivotal team. For this week’s blog, we asked each of them to tell us about themselves, and to find out what it’s really like to work at Pivotal. Here’s what they had to say: Siobhan O’Brien – Training Team Administrator “Last …
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Becoming The Learner

In February of this year, I was enrolled onto Squared Online. Squared Online is an award-winning digital marketing leadership course for ambitious marketing managers, bright grads and professionals looking to enter the industry. As my role has developed over time at Pivotal, I have taken on different aspects of work, from IT support to Digital …
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Looking back on my Education

Since working at Pivotal Education, I have had the opportunity to have many discussions with teachers and headteachers about their schools. It still overwhelms me how much time the teachers and senior leaders put into school and the level of care they have for their learners. Being part of the sales team has really opened …
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When the numbers don’t add up

I was struck by something I read recently, an extract from a speech at the NEU (ATL section) annual conference in Liverpool last month. Dr Mary Bousted, joint general secretary of the union told delegates that ‘No education system can exceed the quality of its teachers. But in England we waste, on an industrial scale, …
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My Journey – Jane Marr

Many people during my career have described me as having very high principals, perhaps some thought that they were too high and needed to change! I asked to join the Pivotal training team as I strongly believe in the behaviour work they do, I can’t do something if I don’t believe in it. Initially I …
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